ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248573
Last updated: 22 October 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:05-MAR-2021
Time:15:28
Type:Silhouette image of generic B38M model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737 MAX 8
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N327SK
MSN: 44477/7698
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 101
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Newark, New Jersey -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA)
Destination airport:Newark-Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR/KEWR)
Narrative:
During cruise at FL350 the crew received a warning regarding the oil system of the right CFM International LEAP engine (either pressure or quantity). According the checklist the engine was shut down and the flight drifted down to FL270. The distance to the destination KEWR was 210NM at the time of the engine shut-down. The crew elected to continue to KEWR where an uneventful landing was performed.

Sources:

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-americanairlines-737-max-idUSKBN2AX2I9
https://www.seattletimes.com/business/boeing-max-makes-emergency-landing-due-to-engine-indicator/
https://www.ad.nl/buitenland/piloot-boeing-737-max-zet-motor-uit-na-defect-toestel-landt-veilig~afa18d08/
https://www.washingtonpost.com/transportation/2021/03/05/boeing-max-newark/
https://avherald.com/h?article=4e3f6b20


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Mar-2021 13:48 Edwin Added
06-Mar-2021 13:49 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description